Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274) color information

The hexidecimal color, #005274, almost matches the color named "Dark cerulean" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark cerulean (#005274), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture. Arriva Danmark, Fiskars, and Arriva are just some of the companies that use this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

#005274 is made up of (0, 82, 116) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 29.31, 0.00, 54.51) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21108 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #005274 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005274. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005274 luma #61.24
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 116) Adobe RGB (47.00, 81.00, 112.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 45%) Closest named color Dark cerulean
rgba rgba(0.0, 82.0, 116.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -4.48, -21.82)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 29.31, 0.00, 54.51) CIE-L*ab (31.81, -6.98, -25.27)
hsv hsv(197.33, 100.00, 22.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 26.22, 254.56)
hsb hsb(197.33, 100.00, 45.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -20.55, -32.85)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #005274 and the second color is called the "compliment" #722000.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005274 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #722000.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #005274

When you combine pure white with this color, #005274, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #005274

Darker shades of #005274 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #005274

Tones are produced by blending #005274 with gray

Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274) Gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #005274 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005274 → #722000
#005274 → #4c859d
#005274 → #ffffff
#005274 → #001872
#005274 → #003145
#005274 → #007259

How #005274 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #005274 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #005274 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#005274might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

#005274 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005274. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#005274 in coding

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #005274
Java new Color(0, 82, 116);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 116);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:116 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 116f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:116, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $745200
Python Color('#005274')

Base Conversions of hex color #005274

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005274. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21108 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 116.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 01110100
Hex 00 52 74
Octal 0 122 164
Decimal 0 82 116

#005274 Icons

If you're considering using #005274 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark cerulean (#005274) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005274 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #005274 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005274 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005274 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005274 background.
This text is hex color #005274 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005274 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005274 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005274 and white (#ffffff) background.